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A Palestinian woman walks past a mural of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat in Gaza City AFP PHOTO/MAHMUD HAMS

Yasser Arafat’s body to be exhumed

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas agreed on Wednesday to exhume former leader Yasser Arafat’s remains following allegations that he was poisoned with the radioactive element polonium-210 in 2004. “President Mahmoud Abbas has issued orders to the committee investigating President Yasser Arafat’s martyrdom to follow up on all new information and reports regarding this issue and to …

Ahmed Aboulenein

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